Women's Golf

 Ashleigh Albrecht
Ashleigh Albrecht


Murrieta, Calif.

High School:
Murrieta Valley High School



UK Women's Golf Begins Spring Season at UCF Challenge

Led by Cylia Damerau, the Wildcats placed fourth at least year's tournament


63 UK Student-Athletes Participate in Graduation

Commencement held Saturday


UK Records Best Finish in 20 Years, Ties for Fifth at SEC Championships

Harris finishes second overall, while Breed places tied for sixth to lead Wildcats to best finish since 1993.


Women's Golf Tied for Fourth Following Day Two of SEC's

Breed and Harris tied for fifth overall at 5-over-par through 36 holes.


Wildcats Tied for Third after Day one of SEC Championships

Freshman Sarah Harris tied for first overall at 1-over-par.

2012-13 (Senior): Wrapped up her career as one of the most decorative women's golfers in UK history ... Finished the year with a stroke average of 75.07, breaking Mallory Blackwelder's single season record of 75.34 set during the 2007-08 campaign ... Recorded eight par or better rounds in 2012-13, tying her own single season mark, which she also set in 2010-11 ... Her 26 career par or better rounds sits atop the Kentucky women's golf record books ... Finished fourth on UK's all-time wins list with two in her career ... Was the high finisher for Kentucky in six of nine events she competed in on the year ... Led UK with five top-20 finishes and tied a team-high with two top-10 finishes ... Her best finish came at the Old Waverly Bulldog Invitational where she placed sixth, firing a season-low 54-hole score of 217 (71 - 74 - 72), guiding UK to its lone tournament victory of the year ... Shot a season-low round of 2-under-par, 70 at the Alamo Invitational and Insperity Lady Jaguar Intercollegiate.

2011-12 (Junior):
Wrapped up her junior year with a scoring average of 76.22, the fifth lowest in program history ... Finished first individually at the Bettie Lou Evans Fall Invitational, the second individual victory of her career ... Earned four top-10 finishes in just nine events ... Recorded five top-20 finishes ... Currently holds the Kentucky career record for par or better rounds with 18 through just three seasons, including six in the 2011-12 season ... Leads Kentucky with six par or better rounds on the year ... Shot a season-low 70 twice, in the first rounds of the Texas A&M "Mo"Morial and the SEC/PAC-12 Challenge ... Sunk an eagle on the 354-yard, par-four ninth hole at the UCF Challenge ... Albrecht's 54-hole low was 217 (70-74-73) at the SEC/PAC-12 Challenge.

2010-11 (Sophomore): Put together one of the better seasons in Kentucky women's golf history as a sophomore ... Was crowned co-champion of the UCF Challenge to begin the 2011 spring season, shooting a first round 66, the second lowest round in program history ... Was named SEC co-Women's Golfer of the Week after claiming co-champion honors at the UCF Challenge one week prior ... Season scoring average of 75.36 is the second best scoring average in school history ... Her eight rounds of par or better broke Mallory Blackwelder's school record of six ... Won the 56th annual Harder Hall Women's Invitational between the fall and spring seasons, shooting 10-under par (63, 74, 69, 72 - 278) to take the crown ... Fired a course record 9-under par 63 at the Harder Hall Country Club in the opening round of the Harder Hall Invitational ... Despite playing in only 57 rounds in her career, Albrecht's 12 rounds of par or better are tops in program history ... Helped lead Kentucky to the second and third best team-rounds in program history ... Recorded two top-20 finishes ... Led the team in scoring average ... Was Kentucky's top finisher in five events ... Earned top-50 finishes at the SEC Women's Golf Championship and the NCAA East Regional ... Shot an even-par 72 in the second round of the NCAA East Regional ... Played in all 10 events but had to sit out two rounds due to injury, finishing the season with 28 rounds played.

2009-10 (Freshman):
Made her collegiate debut at the Mary Fossum Invitational ... Recorded Kentucky's two highest finishes of the season, tying for sixth at the Anteater Invitational (75-75-73--223) and eighth at the Bettie Lou Evans Fall Invitational (77-70--147) ... Her 70 at the Bettie Lou Evans Fall Invitational marked her best round of the season ... Led the squad at four events for the most on the team ... Registered Kentucky's low round (71) and low 54 holes (71-73-78--222) at the Southeastern Conference Championship ... Her 222 marked her best 54-hole total of the season ... Started in nine of Kentucky's 10 events ... Led the team in both par-4 (4.32) and par-5 scoring (5.14) ... Posted the lowest stroke average on the team with a 76.59.

High School: Competed in the 2009 U.S. Women's Open and Amateur...Member of Team USA, champions of the 2008 Mazuno Cup ...Four-year letter winner at Murrieta Valley High School...Named MVP, League MVP, All-League and The Californian All-Valley Team all four years...Helped lead Murrieta Valley to a 40-0 record during her high school career...Named 2008 League Champion after shooting a 27 hole 1-over-par 109 ...Record holder for lowest scoring average at Murrieta Valley...Took third place at the 2008 CIF Southern Section Southern Division Individual Tournament (73)...Placed third in stroke play at the 2008 California Women's Amateur...Finished first in 2008 U.S. Women's Amateur Sectional Qualifying (72)...First place finisher at the 2009 IJGT at Temecula Creek Golf Course (75-68) and Hank Haney Mid Season Championship (74-74)...Named to the 2009 All-IJGT Team...Participated in Associated Student Body and fundraising for an orphanage in Uganda...Member of travelling volleyball team...Holds 1st degree Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do.

Personal: Born Oct. 19... Daughter of Jon and Patty Albrecht ...Has one brother, Shelvie (31)...Father ran track at San Jose State...Plans to major in communications.

Albrecht's UK Scorecard
Year Events Rounds Strokes Stroke Avg. Low Round
2009-10 10 29 2,221 76.59 70
2010-11 10 28 2,110 75.36 66


9 27 2,058 76.22



9 27 2,027 75.07



38 111 8,416 75.82 66
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